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Explain computers to me like I'm five.

Say someone is completely technologically inept; I mean, they can find their way around the Internet and Microsoft Office and the most very basic HTML but otherwise they are clueless. Say this person has a lot of free *ahem*unemployed*ahem* time on their hands and would like to brush up on their knowledge, and bring themselves up-to-date on the 21st century. What resources, ideally free, are out there for this? [more inside]
posted by celtalitha on Sep 20, 2014 - 9 answers

Java Help

Programmingfilter: I created a program to output Pascals Triangle in Java (in Arrays). How can i change the shape of the output from a Rightsided triangle into a (typical for a Pascals Triangle) Isoceles shape? [more inside]
posted by freddymetz on Nov 23, 2011 - 9 answers

learn to program?

This question made me start thinking about learning computer programming. Two questions: do you think there's any value in doing so, and if so, how would I start? Details about me inside. [more inside]
posted by insectosaurus on Jun 29, 2010 - 13 answers

Music may not be in the cards right now

Is there any kind of programming that a beginner could learn well enough within a year to be employed to do it? Low pay is okay. [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Jun 27, 2010 - 22 answers

Beginning programmer, needs advice.

How hard would it be for me to write a simple chat room program, that could be used at work for people in my dept to talk to each other? I realize I could probably just download something (like Google Talk, for example), but I'd like to learn to program and this seems like it would be a simple enough project to start with. [more inside]
posted by cottonswab on Feb 3, 2010 - 14 answers

Possible for a Newbie to program very basic iPhone app?

Am I crazy? How hard would it be for a non-programmer (but power-user) to create a totally basic iPhone app? [more inside]
posted by zachawry on Sep 4, 2009 - 19 answers

Newbie wants to convert a simple website into an iPhone app, am I doomed?

Easy way to turn my medical calculations website into an iPhone app? I tried fooling around with Xcode... [more inside]
posted by gramcracker on Mar 10, 2008 - 7 answers

I have a question on learning programming if you have no programming experience.

Inspired by this thread on programming languages, I have a question on learning programming if you have no programming experience. (more) [more inside]
posted by TeamBilly on Jan 30, 2005 - 30 answers

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